UI Designer / Visual Designer

Job description

Number 1 in Europe!

zooplus AG was founded in Munich in 1999 and today it is Europe's leading e-tailer for pet food and pet supplies. With an annual double-digit growth rate and a revenue about 1.111 million Euro in 2017, we have already successfully rolled out our business model in 29 European countries and we are expecting further sustainable growth in European e-commerce.

Our employees are the key to our success!

The zooplus team currently consists of 500 interdisciplinary specialists and managers from more than 40 countries who work at 11 international sites in the Sales & Marketing, IT, Operations and Administration departments. So we can remain successful against our competitors in the future too, we are looking for individuals who can develop our business and help create a positive corporate culture by not only demonstrating versatile professional and methodological expertise, but also by showing a passion for performance, analysis and a solution-based approach. This includes dealing with rapid changes, intensive networking and an in-depth understanding of technology, the digital market and the business model's value-added chain.

As a UI Designer / Visual Designer (m/f) you work in the central Design team. You are responsible to give the zooplus website and the app (iOS / Android) the look & feel. Working closely with other designers, product owners and developers, you'll continue to shape the design of zooplus products and advise all areas on user-centric design.

  • Designing user interfaces for all zooplus products (eg online shops, apps, vet search, magazine)
  • You work data-driven, continuously trying to optimize the user experience through smart design solutions
  • You push creativity and challenge established thinking, always respecting other views and encouraging constructive feedback
  • You work closely with our development teams, supporting them and reviewing the implemented designs
  • You collaborate with product owners and business stakeholders to constantly improve the shopping experience in our online shops

Requirements

  • You studied Graphic / Visual Design or something equivalent
  • You are passionate about great user experience, clean design and have a strong sense for layout and typography
  • You have relevant experience in UI / Visual design and a portfolio to prove it
  • Being creative is as much part of your working style as working independently
  • You are reliable and able to work as a part of an international team
  • You are proficient with the main digital design tools (Sketch, InVision, Principle...)
  • As a plus you bring in a good understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Fluency in English, other languages are a benefit

What We Are Offering You

  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days’ vacation (plus Dec 24 and 31 when they fall on a labor day)
  • Medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training budget for external training and conferences
  • Language courses and Safari Digital Library
  • Free drinks and fresh fruit
  • Discount in Zooplus shop and other discounts in local shops